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Speaking ahead of next month's IPCC publication on the effects of climate change on the world's food supplies, human health, cities and rural areas, Rajendra Pachauri, the head of the UN's climate science panel told the Guardian that the extreme weather seen around the globe this winter is only going to get worse.
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'Insurance cost me 68 and saved me 4,000': Trip of a lifetime can end in financial disaster unless gap year students take steps to avoid expensive pitfalls Gap year travellers set off around the globe in their thousands at this time of year.
These are the photos from a battle between a python and a crocodile near Lake Moondarra in western Queensland, Australia.
Suzy Batkovic of the Fire drives to the basket against Kelsey Griffin and Kristi Harrower of the Spirit during the WNBL Grand Final match between Bendigo Spirit and Townsville Fire at Bendigo Stadium on March 9, 2014 in Bendigo, Australia.
BRISBANE Boys' College rowing director David Bellamy was sacked following a complaint by two parents who days earlier had protested he had demoted their son in the rowing crew.
IF YOU thought our bikie gangs had street cred, wait until you see the motorbike girls of Morocco.
Fifteen fire crews were called in to tackle a large blaze in a storage facility at Loganholme, south of Brisbane, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services said.
TICKET scalpers who hock-off tickets to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games face being slapped with thousands of dollars in fines.
North Queensland Cowboys have started their 2014 campaign with a win, scraping home 28-22 in an enthralling match against the Canberra Raiders in Townsville.
NASA's Aqua satellite passed over developing System 96P in the Coral Sea on Mar. 7 at 03:25 UTC when the MODIS instrument captured this image.
Southern Cross Catholic School students Gabrielle Douglas, 6, Ella Bowden-Seade, 7, Lily Pilchard, 6, Ashlee Verzeletti, 7, and Libby Beaton, 8, show their true colours for the Townsville Fire.
In this weeks Across the Water, Martin Grant talks to Julie Morgan, originally from Proleek, Ravensdale, now living in Brisbane, Australia.
It's official - this drought is Queensland's most widespread on record, with almost 80 per cent of the state now drought-declared.
The Australian state of Queensland is in the grip of its most widespread drought ever, with close to 80 per cent of its territory parched after a failed wet season, officials said on Friday.
A MAN accused of stabbing his mate in the neck has said it was over an argument about a woman from 25 years ago.